Merchant, soldier, sage : a history of the world in three castes /
Outlines a reinterpretation of modern history that explores a continuing struggle among three prevailing power groups--the merchant, soldier, and sage--and traces how they have vied for dominance throughout recent centuries.
New York :
The Penguin Press,
|Edition:||First American edition.|
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Table of Contents:
- Caste struggles
- Iron fist, velvet glove
- Hubris and catastrophe: the first merchant age
- The age of whiz
- Davos man.